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Applied Biostatistics

University of Miami

12 months
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39834 USD/year
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About

The new Master’s program in Applied Biostatistics at University of Miami is an applied one year program intended for quantitative students seeking training in applied biostatistics.

Overview

Key facts

The Applied Biostatistics program at University of Miami emphasizes applications and understanding of statistical concepts rather than theoretical and mathematical principles. The program is meant to be a terminal degree providing students with necessary background for applying good biostatistical practices in real world settings. Students will gain practical skills that can be applied immediately to a variety of data settings, which includes, but is not limited to, the biological life sciences, public health, medical studies, health services research.

The degree consists of 33 credits covering introductory probability, biostatistics, introductory epidemiology and public health, computing, clinical trials, introductory survival analysis, and introductory mathematical statistics. Enrichment will be provided by a statistical practicum and a seminar course.

Mission

Our mission is three-fold: research, education and service. We develop and apply cutting-edge research and theory, produce highly trained graduates, and disseminate our knowledge to the public, local, state, and federal agencies and governments in South Florida, and beyond.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Methods 
  • Statistical Computing
  • Topics in Biostatistics Research
  • Probability Theory
  • Public Health
  • Topics in Biostatistics Research
  • Clinical Trials
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology
  • Survival Analysis in Clinical Trials
  • Statistical Consulting
  • Case Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All non-U.S. transcripts must be evaluated by the World Education Service (WES) using the ICAP Course-by-Course evaluation service. 
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose/Personal Statement
  • Applicants are required to submit GRE general test scores taken within the last five years. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19917 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    39834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19917 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Miami

1508 - 2603 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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